Shustoke Reservoir lies two miles east of Coleshill on the B4114 Coleshill to Furnace End Road, south of the River Bourne. At 1.5km west to east, the main pool is only 400m at its widest point. The River Bourne feeds the smaller eastern pool (8 acres), the water is then transferred to the main reservoir (92 acres). Disturbance at weekends can be a problem.
Thursday, 18 December 2008
A brief check at midday saw the 3 Greylag Geese back on the main pool and 25+ Lapwing flying around distantly to the north of the site. The main pool however was generally very quiet again. L Johnson...